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Offroad GPS App

Discussion in 'Long Travel Suspension' started by DTFtacoma, Jul 30, 2012.

  1. DTFtacoma

    DTFtacoma [OP] Dezert Toy Fabrication

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    Hey guys in this day and age it can't be too crazy to assume somebody has to have invented and app for Iphone/Ipad that allows it to be used as an offroad GPS. I'm not saying upload race maps (that would be cool) but maybe just track my speed and trails I took to find my way back to camp in middle of the night. I'm sure somebody has this :eek:

    Post up what you have! Free is better!
     
  2. rondog

    rondog your TW web developer!

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    Indeed it is something I can build, but I am almost positive I have seen an app that already does this. A plus about GPS is it doesn't require any cell connectivity so it should work regardless of where you're at. I'm sure someone knows of an app. My friend I think showed me one, I'll text him and ask
     
  3. DannyBFresco

    DannyBFresco Señor Fresco

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    Yeah this would be awesome
     
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    NoSoup4You Well-Known Member

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    MotionX GPS is one I like .. its not free, but the only cheap option for good offline maps (able to read maps with no cell signal, just GPS)

    I use it Ocotillo, and for the whole Spring trip through Mojave.
    It works wonderfully on just GPS, but be careful as it will drain the battery with constant use.
     
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    rondog your TW web developer!

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    blackhawke88 wo ai ni bao bei ^_^

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    I use GPS Kit on my iphone to:
    - Upload race files
    - Upload trails and waypoint I create on Google Earth
    - Track myself off roading
    - Everything that my Lowrance does and more
    - Use without any cell phone reception, only GPS reception

    Only cost me $10 from App Store and I havent touched my Lowrance since

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  7. blackhawke88

    blackhawke88 wo ai ni bao bei ^_^

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  8. DTFtacoma

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    Nice!

    This is what I really wanted to hear! Now I can just hard mount my Iphone to the dash and go. Gawd damn I love the future :D
     
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